Theoretical insight into an empirical rule about organic corrosion inhibitors containing nitrogen, oxygen, and sulfur atoms

Guo L., Obot I. B. , Zheng X., Shen X., Qiang Y., KAYA S. , ...More

APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE, vol.406, pp.301-306, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 406
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2017.02.134
  • Title of Journal : APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.301-306


Steel is an important material in industry. Adding heterocyclic organic compounds have proved to be very efficient for steel protection. There exists an empirical rule that the general trend in the inhibition efficiencies of molecules containing heteroatoms is such that O